Category: Entertainment

Downton Abbey the movie is coming


The Crawley ancestors is headed to the big screen.According to The Hollywood Reporter, assembly of a Downton Abbey blur is acceptable to alpha in 2018.Michael Edelstein, admiral at NBCUniversal International Studios, reportedly fabricated the advertisement at a red-carpet accident for Downton Abbey: The Exhibition in Singapore. There s a cine in the works, Edelstein said. It s been in the works for some time. Edelstein added that he hopes to accumulate the 20 casting associates who starred in the alarmingly acclaimed, actual PBS alternation about the British aloof Crawley ancestors and their servants. We are alive on accepting the calligraphy appropriate and again we ve got to amount out how to get the [cast] together, he said. Because as you know, bodies go on and do added things. But we re hopeful to accomplish a cine ancient abutting year. The alternation concluded in 2015, abundant to the agitation of fans.THR appear that casting associates at the display were not acquainted of the assembly affairs for the accessible film. Oh, well, you ve got acceptance afore us, said Sophie McShera, who played abettor baker Daisy Mason. We accept no abstraction if that s happening. But we would all adulation to be allotment of the blur if it was to happen, for sure.

Glee star Charice Pempengco is now Jake Zyrus


Four years afterwards advancing out, Charice Pempengco has afflicted her name to Jake Zyrus.The accompanist and above Glee brilliant afflicted his name on his amusing media accounts over the weekend and deleted his above-mentioned photos on Instagram.Zyrus, who grew up poor in the Philippines, attempt to acclaim afterwards Oprah Winfrey and music mogul David Foster took apprehension of her.Winfrey arrive the again tiny boyhood with the huge articulation assimilate her appearance and affiliated the accompanist up with idol Celine Dion.A achievement in which Dion arrive Pempengco to Madison Square Garden to affiliation My Affection Will Go On went viral. The newfound acclaim led to a recording career and a bedfellow starring role on Glee. Zyrus came out as a lesbian in 2013.The afterward year the aerialist talked to Oprah Winfrey about ditching the girly-girl attending and continued beard admirers had appear to know.Related: Accompanist Charice has a new look, and here s why Basically, my body is like male, the accompanist told Winfrey. But I m not activity to go through that date area I change everything. Zyrus accustomed abutment online from some admirers who accepted the change.The aboriginal Zyrus acquaint to his new Instagram annual was a account that apprehend Thank you. From the basal of my heart, acknowledge you for the adulation and respect, the explanation read. I adulation you aback and I m sending accord to everyone.

Bill Cosby jurors give conflicting accounts of deadlock


Two jurors in Bill Cosby s advance balloon offered differing accounts of their apoplectic deliberations that accentuate how abnormally they may accept beheld the case.One juror told ABC News on Wednesday that ten of the 12 jurors voted to captive Cosby on two counts of aggravated blue assault, but two bodies on the console connected to authority out, arch to a apoplectic board and a mistrial.However, a altered juror told associate WPXI that jurors were in a true deadlock and that votes were about breach forth 7-5 or 5-7 votes for best of the deliberations.Both jurors batten on the action of anonymity because jurors were told not to animadversion on the affairs central the board room.The board allowance insights came beneath than a anniversary afterwards the balloon adjudicator declared a mistrial in Cosby s case, as jurors appear actuality hopelessly apoplectic over a anniversary of deliberations. The adjudicator authoritative over Cosby s balloon appear the names of the 12 jurors and six alternates in the case on Wednesday.Cosby faced three counts of aggravated blue assault. Prosecutors say Cosby benumbed and sexually assaulted Andrea Constand, the above administrator of operations for Temple University s women s basketball team, at his home abreast Philadelphia in January 2004.According to the juror who batten to ABC News, the vote was 10-2 to captive him on accuse that he digitally penetrated Constand afterwards her consent, and 10-2 that he gave her drugs that essentially broken her adeptness to resist. The vote was 11-1 to absolve Cosby on a allegation that he digitally penetrated Constand while she was benumbed or unaware, the juror said.The juror who batten to WPXI said that the 10-2 breach happened at one point but that jurors afflicted their votes afore a account could be beatific to the judge.In best bent cases, verdicts charge be unanimous. has approved to adeptness best of the jurors but has not gotten responses from them. On Thursday, the aperture of one juror s home had a agenda saying, NO interviews. Please do not arena bell. The juror who batten with ABC News said tensions ran aerial in the too-small board room. They were aloof actually walking in circles area they were continuing because they were accident their minds. Bodies would aloof alpha arrant out of nowhere, the juror said. We wouldn t alike be talking about [the case], and bodies would aloof alpha crying. At one point, a macho juror alike punched a accurate wall, possibly breaking his pinky knuckle, the juror said.Jurors names releasedAfter requests from media outlets, including , Adjudicator Steven O Neill absitively to absolution the names, while befitting the board deliberations confidential, according to a cloister certificate appear Wednesday.The certificate states that a acknowledgment of annihilation said or done during deliberations would accept a air-conditioned aftereffect aloft approaching jurors in this case and their adeptness to advised freely. Prosecutors accept said they will retry the case.The cloister emphasized that jurors are not accustomed to acknowledge the opinions and thoughts of their adolescent jurors as able-bodied as any arguments or comments made, or votes cast, by adolescent jurors during deliberations.The names were appear to the accessible afterwards the cloister contacted the jurors and gave them instructions.The jurors for the balloon were called in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, and taken to Montgomery County, abreast Philadelphia, area they were cloistral for the 12 canicule of balloon and deliberations.According to the post-trial instructions, the adjudicator accustomed the abandon of the press, advertence there is no law abhorrent (reporters) to catechism absolved jurors, and abacus that a juror can abatement to be interviewed at any time.The certificate said the cloister had significant concerns over publishing the names during the balloon back attempts to account jurors families and friends, who would acceptable accept contacted the jurors, would accept acquired consternation and aberration from their affidavit duty. The case filed a announcement opposing the absolution of the names, adage it could accept a air-conditioned aftereffect on approaching jurors and could blemish both parties appropriate to a fair and candid trial. The aegis aggregation after abutting that request.After acclimation the rights of all parties, the cloister absitively to absolution the names, the certificate said. s Lawrence Crook III contributed to this report.

DeMario Jackson will not be returning to Bachelor in Paradise


DeMario Jackson is adage adieu to Bachelor In Paradise. Jackson absitively that it s not a acceptable idea to acknowledgment to division four s filming in Mexico, a antecedent abutting to Jackson told . The 30-year-old, who has been at the centermost of a aspersion with adolescent adversary Corinne Olympios, is focusing on himself afterwards delinquency allegations prompted the show s producers to append filming beforehand this month.Related: Bachelor in Paradise arrangement revealedWarner Bros., which handles assembly of the appearance beneath to animadversion for this story, but it about said on Tuesday that it did not acquisition any affirmation of delinquency from its analysis into the allegation.Another antecedent accustomed with assembly told that contestants will be aerial aback to Sayulita, Mexico, this weekend to resume filming. The appearance is appointed to air in August. Warner Bros. had no animadversion back asked whether it planned to abode the adventure on the show. Warner Bros. is endemic by Time Warner, which is additionally the ancestor aggregation of .

GLOW casts Orange -ish light on female wrestling


GLOW is a airy but slight attending aback at the mid-1980s and the made-for-TV anomaly that was Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling. Alison Brie s axial achievement about lifts the accomplished affair on her shoulders, but as cable comedies go, it s at best a middleweight.The capital botheration in this Netflix alternation from Orange is the New Black ambassador Jenji Kohan and collaborators stems from how accustomed aggregate about it feels, with Brie s Ruth Wilder as a disturbing extra who stumbles into the amalgamated angry show, accepting disqualified out porn as an option. Porn? Like in the valley? she asks.Ruth s aspirations to be a austere extra anon accord way to blind out with an array of aberrant characters — allotment Orange, allotment the Island of Misfit Toys — as able-bodied as her best pal Debbie (Betty Gilpin), who had been alive steadily on a daytime soap.Presiding over the group, meanwhile, is a bad-humored administrator (Marc Maron) who lets it be accepted that he s slumming; and a base ambassador (Chris Lowell), as if there s any added affectionate in this array of setting. GLOW absolutely zeroes in on the period, accouterment addition attending at the seamy ancillary of showbiz, agee actuality added against automated warehouses and briefing apartments than red carpets.Still, added than Brie (a standout in NBC s Community ), and her badinage with Maron s appearance about bringing her artistic ascribe to buck on this atomic endeavor, the appearance tends to feel like appealing abstracted fluff. While agilely fun in places, the alternation proves added binding than adventuresome as it goes about the setbacks associated with accepting this action up on its feet.Nor does it say abundant that s decidedly beginning about animal backroom or show-business striving. The best absorbing thread, rather, looks at how angry of that era, macho or female, exploited alarming stereotypes, but the producers accord about according weight to the mechanics of body-slamming or pouncing off the ropes after breaking one s neck.Netflix fabricated the absolute 10-episode run available, and the division ends accepting accustomed abundant storylines about its characters to accommodate options activity forward. Its acronym notwithstanding, though, at a time characterized by the aerial akin of appetite amid exceptional comedies, GLOW has admirable qualities but emits a almost dim light. GLOW premieres June 23 on Netflix.

When The Bachelor franchise and race collide


Chase stepped into the beginning of The Bachelor authorization this week.Actually, if we re actuality honest, chase has been the badge rose on The Bachelor and its aftereffect shows back its 2002 debut.But this week, challenges African Americans frequently appointment converged on Bachelor sets — a absoluteness authorization that has continued been criticized for a abridgement of assortment amid its casts.A atramentous woman bankrupt beneath the burden of apery her ethnicity, a atramentous man s acceptability afraid in the antithesis and there accept been accusations of racism.In added words, a archetypal day-in-the-life of Atramentous America.On Monday s adventure of The Bachlorette, Rachel Lindsay, the aboriginal African-American woman — or man — to advance a division in the history of The Bachelor franchise, appear the weight of albatross she feels. The pressures I feel about actuality a atramentous woman and what that is and how…I don t alike appetite to allocution about it, Lindsay said with tears welling. I get burden from so abounding altered means actuality in this position. It was moment that affected abounding women of blush who watch the show.This happened as the assembly aggregation abaft Bachelor in Paradise was investigating allegations of delinquency involving casting associates Corinne Olympios and DeMario Jackson. Though producers never defined absolutely what took place, the actuality that Jackson is a atramentous man and Olympios a white women larboard some activity leery. The racist average persists that atramentous men are criminal, and that their female poses a blackmail to white women, Sesali Bowen wrote in a allotment about the aspersion for Refinery 29. It s a adumbration that atramentous communities still accept to actively abide in our interactions with white people. Warner Bros., which produces Bachelor in Paradise, appear a account Tuesday advertence an analysis into the adventure begin no affirmation of misconduct.Still, Jackson feels accident has been done. Last week, he said he had been defamed by apocryphal accusations and claims he absent his job as a result.Related: Bachelor in Paradise analysis ends, Warner Bros. concludes no misconductThe Paradise altercation demography abode aural a television authorization some appearance as one of the whitest ever, fabricated it added prominent.Despite abacus added contestants of blush aural The Bachelor s ranks — and casting Hispanic American Juan Pablo Galavis as Division 18 s available — the acumen charcoal the authorization has a chase problem.The Lifetime alternation UnREAL, which is a dramatized adaptation of a dating absoluteness appearance abundant like The Bachelor, satirized the affair in an adventure area a adversary called Shamiqua is accounted not wife material for their suitor because she s black. It is not my accountability that America s racist, people, the ambassador on the show, played by Constance Zimmer, said. Get a new babe out. Casting Lindsay as this season s Bachelorette has yet to actualize a post-racial about-face in the franchise.For her part, Lindsay has said ethnicity wouldn t agency into her choices on the show. But there was no artifice altercation about it. Bachelorette adversary Lee Garrett, one of the men aggressive for Lindsay s heart, has been accused of racism.A alternation of racially-charged tweets, allegedly from Garrett, accept alike back the season s debut. On Monday s adventure of The Bachelorette, adversary Dean Unglert acicular out that Garrett, who is white, ability accept a botheration with bodies who don t attending like him. The alone bodies that I ve apparent Lee aces fights with accept been not the bodies that he s acclimated to seeing on a circadian base from a cultural perspective, Unglert said.Garrett has not responded to the accusations, but admirers have.When a ambassador asked Unglert what he meant by his comments, the adversary gave articulation to the unspoken. You apperceive absolutely what I beggarly back I say that, he said. The best Lee sticks around, the added anybody will be acquainted of his intolerance. When it comes to prejudice, Available Nation may be a lot like the blow of nation.

Two seasons in Crazy Ex-Girlfriend is still insanely bold


With 31 episodes and 82 aboriginal songs beneath its belt, there are few capacity the CW s Crazy Ex-Girlfriend has not addressed via song. And there aren t abounding capacity it wouldn t abode either.Whether it s a throwaway band about urinary bender afterwards adolescent bearing in an ode to Disney tunes or a song that celebrates the ability of changeable accord with references to both Sweet Valley High and 1984, humor, delicacy and unbashful bluntness bang in the music of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend. Someone already alleged us the best gynecologically acquainted appearance on TV, co-creator and brilliant Rachel Bloom told in a contempo interview. It s cause there s all of this being back you accept a vagina that no one talks about, yet I ve heard aggregate about balls. I apperceive so abounding things about assurance and how assurance acknowledge to things and dejected balls, and, Oh! You aloof kicked me in the balls! We don t allocution about vagina being as much, so we re affectionate of authoritative up for absent time. Of course, acclamation issues that women appointment comes artlessly back you accept a casting that s at atomic 50% changeable and a autograph agents that s predominantly female, said co-creator Aline Brosh McKenna. If you accept women cogent their stories, it s activity to artlessly … reflect their own experience, she said. Bloom admits that every song is a activity of love, and it s adamantine to aces favorites. But Bloom does accept a few from Division 2. One is from adventure 4, in which appearance Greg (Santino Fontana) belts a adieu song alleged It Was a S*** Show. The song angled as a goodbye for amateur Fontana. You appetite to accomplish it affected but you don t appetite to accomplish it treacle-y, Bloom said. It was a absolute claiming to acquisition the antithesis of that tone. The two hardest things in autograph the songs are award what s the comedic apriorism statement, which is usually the chorus, and again the tone. Then there was (Tell Me I m Okay) Patrick, a song Rebecca (Bloom) sings at the acme of her bells planning accent against the end of the season. The titular Patrick, played by bedfellow brilliant Seth Green, was a commitment man who saw Rebecca s apathetic abatement as she struggled to put calm a DIY bells on her own in a bald two weeks.Bloom acicular to the lyric, Was I ailing the day in academy they accomplished you how to be a accustomed person? as a absolute one. I don t apperceive if those were things that Rebecca would absolutely say, but they re things that appear out in this song because they re regurgitations of her subconscious, she said. The best songs do that, Bloom said — advise the admirers article that they wouldn t contrarily apperceive about a character. You get abroad with aphotic being by authoritative it light, she added. It s why activated shows I anticipate can be darker because it s animation, so you can do jokes on activated shows you can t do on alive action. Same affair with songs. In abounding ways, Bloom sees the show s agreeable moments as musical sketches that can bear introspective moments of darkness, jokes and fun in a distinct breath. It s this aerial antithesis that has becoming the alternation — and Bloom — accolades. The Crazy Ex-Girlfriend aggregation is acquisitive for added success at the accessible Emmy Awards. The choice aeon for the Emmys ends abutting week. True to her brand, Bloom appear a tongue-in-cheek song alleged I Don t Care About Award Shows as allotment of the show s campaign. Wearing it all on her sleeve has served Bloom able-bodied appropriately far. I absolutely anticipate that befitting things abstruse and befitting things bottled up is death, she said. I anticipate that the added you apprehend you re allotment of a community, the added you apprehend you re allotment of the animal race, it takes the bite and it takes the bend off the abashment of all these things we don t appetite to allocution about.

Are Drake & Josh really feuding?


If the stars of Drake & Josh and amusing media are to be believed, the admired Nickelodeon alternation won t be accepting a reboot anytime soon. Actor Josh Peck affiliated adherent Paige O Brien in Malibu over the weekend. He arrive a few friends, including his Grandfathered co-star John Stamos.But according to Drake Bell, who costarred in Drake & Josh with Peck from 2004 to 2007, his allurement charge accept gotten absent in the mail. True colors accept appear out today. Bulletin is loud and clear. Ties are clearly cut. I ll absence ya brotha, Bell wrote in a alternation of tweets that accept back been deleted. When you re not arrive to the bells the bulletin is clear. Loyalty is key… ALWAYS bethink area you came from. During a contempo account on the podcast Allegedly with Theo Von & Matthew Cole Weiss, Peck talked about the acknowledgment from admirers back they see him with Bell. When bodies see Drake and I together, and it rarely happens aloof account he s alive and I m working, they re like, What, what are you accomplishing here? Peck said.The catechism he s consistently asked, Peck said, is Where s Drake? I ambition I had a bigger acknowledgment but apparently at home, Peck said. Whole Foods? I don t know.

Ashton Kutcher s happy Bachelor in Paradise is returning


Ashton Kutcher hopes his wife Mila Kunis won t DVR-cheat on him. The Ranch brilliant has been traveling this anniversary and has yet to watch Monday s adventure of the Bachelorette. Kutcher and Kunis, apparently, are big admirers of the absoluteness series. This is like our greatest accusable amusement of all time, Kutcher said Wednesday on Good Morning America. Monday night, it s like a adoration in our house. It s unbelievable, that show, he added. It s like the greatest amusing agreement of all time. Kutcher said he and Kunis are so into the series, they about-face the aggregate bottomward during the one-on-one dates to do the choir themselves.Kutcher was additionally adequate to apprentice assembly on Bachelor in Paradise would anon be resuming afterwards an analysis begin no affirmation to abutment a contempo affirmation of delinquency on set. I m so blessed Paradise is back, Kutcher said. I was worried. I was concerned.

The real-life Star Wars canyon


Tucked in the western bend of Death Valley National Park, Rainbow Coulee — or Star Wars Canyon, as some alarm it — is an aerodynamics beatnik mecca.Known as the Jedi Transition to the military, the coulee — which was carved by an age-old bedrock breeze — sits in the about of China Lake Naval Weapons Station and Edwards Air Force Base, abysmal in the California desert. The breadth has been acclimated for low distance flight training back World War II, with the attenuated bedrock walls too adorable for fighter pilots to coulee up. This creates the ancillary account of giving assemblage and photographers the different adeptness to attending bottomward on the jets as they scream by, afterburners lit. It s like accepting your own belfry buzz. The airspace about Star Wars Canyon, which got its appellation due to the reddish, bouldered area that resembles the planet Tatooine from the blur series, is aloof for aggressive aircraft. But the coulee is in the National Esplanade and attainable to the public. In fact, anyone can esplanade at a armpit alleged Father Crowley Point (about a four hour drive east of Los Angeles) and booty in the spectacle. There are alike restrooms at the point. But be warned: Flight schedules are not acquaint and you could be there all day and not see a affair in the air but the casual red-tailed hawk, which is air-conditioned but may not amuse your charge for speed.Also, the acute calefaction in the summer months can absolute flights because hot air is beneath dense, which agency beneath lift. But if you re lucky, in aloof the amplitude of an hour or so, you can get some amazing angle of these able fighter jets axis and burning.If you can adduce best of the best curve from Top Gun or you chase the Farnborough Airshow on Instagram, it s absolutely account the trek.